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Address: 5230 Tepusquet Rd, Santa Maria, CA 93454-9548
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+1 805-938-7896
09:30 - 16:30
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 16:30

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This winery specializes in unusual varieties so there are many interesting wines to try. All were well made and enjoyable; some were really good. For me, this is a can't miss... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Redondo Beach, California
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Redondo Beach, California
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235 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This winery specializes in unusual varieties so there are many interesting wines to try. All were well made and enjoyable; some were really good. For me, this is a can't miss destination.

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Suisun City
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85 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Came in here from a recommendation by another winery. A small tasting room adjacent to the cellar with a huge selection of unique varietals that you won't find at other local wineries. I was served by Steve, who was extremely well informed and a real joy to talk with. I stopped at 3 wineries that day and this was by... More 

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Dana Point, California
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169 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Had not visited this winery on prior trips. Seen the name in wine shops and glad we made the trip. It was worth the drive north, Steve knows his stuff, great personality and knowledge of the wines and the local area. We walked in with an open mind but not expecting to walk out with $500 of wine! We purchased... More 

Thank DPKH
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121 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I've been to a lot of wineries in the Central Coast/Santa Barbara area. I also belong to too many wine clubs. I went to Kenneth Volk on the recommendation of a friend, and enjoyed myself quite a lot. They have a huge variety of wines. Many of them are outstanding. Volk doesn't have a vineyard, but buys his grapes from... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We spent 3 days in the Santa Maria Valley tasting wine and Kenneth Volks Touriga Nacional was one of the best. It is a lovely vineyard great place for a glass of wine and a snack. Well worth the trip out there.

Thank coleman860
Santa Maria, California
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Delicious wines, huge selection of varietals, beautiful location, friendly staff. Great place to visit and picnic when you're in or near Santa Maria. There may even be water in the creek!

Thank CSO24
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74 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This winery was my last stop after an overall disappointing day of wine tasting along the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail headed south to north. If only I’d known. What a great way to finish! First, the winery itself is very attractive and a great place to just hang out. The wine tasting room itself, although in a warehouse type setting,... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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147 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The staff at Kenneth Volk consistently offer one of the best tasting experiences in California (actually, pretty much anywhere). At the heart of this, of course, are exceptional wines, and underappreciated varietals, as well as the standards such as pinot. However, there are many wineries with good products, but the tasting room experience diminishes them. This is never the case... More 

Thank Jane H
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Have belonged to wine club and think this the best in Santa Maria Valley. The selection of wines is great. My particular favorite is Negrette. Only place that makes this wine.

Thank Jeaton8
Roswell, Georgia
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We always make a point to visit this winery when in the area. When we lived in SoCal we spent a lot of time taking out of town guests on day trips to this wine region and spent long weekends here and at the beaches of Santa Barbara County. Whatever the event we always made sure to go to Kenneth... More 

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